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The 37 Cutest Baby Animal Photos Of 2014

Prepare for an overload of cute.

Cute Animals

Christmas Tree Meringue Cookies Recipe

Mint meringue cookies are an easy treat that you can put together in just a few minutes, with minimal effort. Most people buy meringue cookies in the …

And the Winner Is

We gave you a sneak peek at three photos taken of recipes from Baked Explorations. You voted for your favorite, and now we're ready to reveal the winning recipe: Mississippi Mud Pie.<p><i>In our series, "Win a Cookbook," we give you a preview of a cookbook we love, then let you vote for the recipe you</i> …

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50 easy April Fool's Day pranks to play on your friends

Nickelodeon<p>April Fool’s Day is one of the best days of the year. On no other day are you “legally” allowed to play jokes and pranks on your friends, …

Watch: This Is What Happens When You Give a Squirrel a GoPro

National Geographic talks to the Canadian lawyer who shot the now viral video.<p>Always remember, if you give a squirrel a GoPro ... you're going to get some squirrelly images.<p>November 9 was a normal Sunday in Westmount Park in the Canadian city of Montreal, complete with the ambient sounds of traffic …

Will the Swiss Quit Cooking their Kittens and Puppies?

Yes, animal rights activists are trying to ban the eating of cats and dogs in Switzerland. But their petition is far short of the required 50,000 …

27 Red Velvet Desserts That Want To Be Your Valentine

Some things are meant to be.

Ohio Police Officer Rescues Puppy Twice, Gets A New Best Friend For Thanksgiving

Earlier this month, Rodger Nolan, a police officer in Columbus, Ohio, rescued a 4-month-old puppy that had gotten trapped under a seat in a car accident. Once the puppy was safe, Nolan expected that would be the last time he'd see his furry friend.<p>But two weeks later, Nolan spotted the puppy on the …

Picture of the Day: The Star Dunes of Algeria

In some areas, winds tend to blow in roughly the same general direction all year. The Grand Erg Oriental, a sprawling sea of sand dunes in the …

Young man's clever use of an umbrella saves injured kitten

We love a good rescue story, especially when it involves cute kitties! Find out who this rescuer is and why the kitten found himself stuck in a ditch …

Unusual, Adorable Animal Friendships

<i>Mani the wild boar piglet and Candi the dog | Images: spiegel.de</i><p>Bored Panda asked readers to submit photos of special animal friendships, and the …

52 Cute Photos To Look At Instead Of Your Awkward Family On Thanksgiving

Everyone needs a strong dose of cute to get through the holiday season.

Cute Animals

The ghost nets trapping the ocean's rare and delicate creatures: Horrific photos reveal turtles, seals, sharks and birds caught in abandoned fishing gear

• <b>A global campaign has started to raise awareness about abandoned fishing gear in the oceans which kill animals</b>• <b><br>Shocking pictures have emerged of</b> …

See the artwork that only reveals itself at a 90 degree angle

These images seem to appear in front of your eyes - as they're formed from a formation of 160 glass strips.<p>The artwork is a quirky anamorphic structure that only reveals itself at a 90 degree angle, when a fish or a bird is brought to life before quickly disappearing.<p>Despite three images completing …

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The Food That Helped One Woman Live to 116

We think we know what you'll be ordering tonight<p>Tomorrow, the oldest person in the world turns 116! Wondering what's kept Misao Okawa, from Japan, going strong all these years? Her favorite food may have something to do with it: "She insists that her favorite meal is sushi, particularly mackerel on …

Thanksgiving Day Parade in Pictures

22 Hot Chocolates You Must Make This Winter

Because baby, it's cold outside.

cream cheese marbled brownies

Last weekend, en route to the Professional Bull Riders Showdown at Madison Square Garden, and after some beers at what, without a doubt, must be the …

21 Gifts For People Obsessed With Their Pets

Because pets appreciate you more than humans ever will.

Our Favorite Cheesecake Recipes

Fruit-topped, chocolate-laced, fun-sized, no-bake, made with cream cheese or ricotta -- cheesecake is as adaptable as it is irresistible. Whether you're seeking New York-style tradition or holiday whimsy, there's a cheesecake recipe for every occasion.<p>Topping cheesecake with shimmering fruit is …

Turkey Pot Pie Recipe

Ingredients<p>1⁄4 cup unsalted butter<br>• 1 cup chopped yellow onion<br>• 1 tablespoon minced fresh garlic<br>• 1⁄3 cup all-purpose flour<br>• 3 cups reduced-sodium chicken …

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Caramel & Chocolate Lasagna

Ingredients<p>18 Oreos<br>• 3 Tablespoons melted butter<br>• 4 ounces softened cream cheese<br>• 2 T. sugar<br>• 1 Tablespoon milk<br>• 6 ounces Cool Whip, divided<br>• 1– 3.9 ounce …

This Little Kitten Is A Serious Super Smash Bros. Gamer

<i>Super Smash Bros.</i> is back and no one is more excited than this tiny kitten.<p>Wii U released their latest version of the popular game this week and it’s been getting some pretty darn good reviews so far, but apparently it’s not just gaming nerds and nineties kids that are loving the new and improved …

21 Genius Hacks for Fixing Ruined Clothes

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, easy tricks for salvaging those damaged goods you just can't seem to part with.<p><b>1.</b> <b>Stop your sweaters from shedding by sticking them in the freezer overnight.</b><p>If you have a cashmere or wool sweater that won't stop shedding, toss it in the freezer before each …

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The 35 Best Model Music Video Moments

From the epic supermodel lip-sync session in George Michael's "Freedom, '90" to Kate Moss' turn as a pole dancer for The White Stripes, this is your definitive guide to every model music video cameo, ever.<p>In her first music video appearance since BFF Rita Ora's "Face Melt," Cara Delevingne is up to …

Music

Massachusetts school balks at allowing first-grader's service dog

A little boy in Massachusetts who has a brain malformation that causes seizures has been unable to attend the first grade because his school district won’t accommodate his need for a service dog.<p>Ericha Flateau, the boy's mother, says the dog has been trained to alert others to 7-year-old Austin’s …

16 No-Bake Thanksgiving Desserts to Give Your Oven a Break

Whether your kitchen is equipped with a teeny 18-inch range or magnificent double ovens (can we come over??), somehow it always seems to be operating at capacity come the holidays. While some things are non-negotiable when it comes to getting a bit of heat, dessert doesn’t have to be one of them. …